Florence Verda Hartog Adams
Florence Verda Hartog Adams, age 93, of Volente, passed on to be with her loving Savior on June 27, 2011. She was born on December 5, 1917 in St. Louis, Missouri to Robert and Florence (O'Neil) Hartog, who precede her in death. Flo had been a resident of the Volente/Leander area for 53 years. She was retired from the LCRA and was a long time and active member of the Volente Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary. Flo was the widow of retired Austin Fire Department District Chief Cleburne (Cy) Adams, who passed away on June 27, 2000. Those left behind to cherish her memory are her beloved son, Jerry Adams; grandchildren, Mark and wife Trish Adams and Rebecca Adams; and three great-grandchildren. She was a loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother and will be missed by all her knew her. The Funeral Mass will be on Wednesday, July 6, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Thomas More Catholic Church, 10205 Ranch Road 620 North in Austin. Following the service, a party celebrating her life will be held at the Volente Volunteer Fire Department on FM 2769 from 11:45 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, the family has suggested that memorial contributions be made in Flo's memory to the VVFD Auxiliary, 15406 FM 2769, Leander, Texas 78641 or the Williamson County Humane Society, 10930 East Crystal Falls Parkway, Leander, Texas 78641. To share memories of Flo with her family, please visit www.cookwaldenchapelofthehills.com.